Venezuela Thu, 18 Apr 2019 08:33:00 GMTSpain's Repsol suspends swaps of refined products for crude from Venezuela
Spain’s Repsol has suspended its swaps of refined products for crude with Venezuela’s state-run oil company PDVSA, as U.S. officials weigh penalties for foreign firms doing business with Venezuela.Thu, 18 Apr 2019 08:26:00 GMTRed Cross humanitarian aid begins to flow into Venezuela; first shipment was flown in from Panama
A second shipment of Red Cross humanitarian aid will arrive in Venezuela in around three weeks, the charity organization said on Wednesday, reiterating its plea for the issue not to be politicized."There's a shipment coming by ...Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:48:00 GMTBolton announces further crackdown on "the three stooges of socialism"
The Trump administration on Wednesday intensified its crackdown on Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela, rolling back Obama administration policy and announcing new restrictions and sanctions against the three countries whose leaders ...Tue, 16 Apr 2019 09:17:00 GMTLima Group calls on the UN to prevent an escalation of Venezuela's humanitarian crisis
The Lima Group made up of mostly Latin American countries called on the United Nations on Monday to “take action” to prevent an escalation of Venezuela's humanitarian crisis.Mon, 15 Apr 2019 09:40:00 GMTMaduro increasing the civilian militia by a million to three million by end of 2019
Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro has said he wants a million more people to join his civilian militia by the end of the year. The call to expand the militia - which answers directly to Mr. Maduro - comes as opposition lead...
Venezuela Analysis Tue, 16 Apr 2019 09:53:00 -0400The Latin American Left’s Setbacks: What Does It All Mean?
Steve Ellner and Alan Freeman talk about the Pink Tide and what came after in Venezuela and in the Latin American region.
Mon, 15 Apr 2019 21:13:00 -0400Venezuela: Canada Imposes Fresh Sanctions as Pompeo Vows to ‘Tighten Noose’
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and the Lima Group have pledged more sanctions against Venezuela.
Mon, 15 Apr 2019 12:35:00 -0400Who Are Venezuela’s Colectivos?
Green Left Weekly's Federico Fuentes recently visited Venezuela, and offers his account on the famed "colectivos" who are so demonized by the mainstream press.
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 13:15:00 -0400Can the Bolivarian Revolution Survive the Venezuelan Crisis?
Creating the space for and allowing the Bolivarian Revolution to flourish is perhaps the most important achievement of Venezuela’s Chavista government — but can it survive the current crisis? Dario Azzellini, George Ciccarello-Maher and VA's Cir...Fri, 12 Apr 2019 12:59:00 -0400Is the U.S. Prepared to Accept a Defeat in Venezuela?
Analyst Marco Teruggi takes stock of the US-backed coup attempt and discusses what comes next.